Petros K. Spyriounis MD, PhD, (EBOPRAS)
Diplomat. European Board of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery
Consultant and Head Plastic – Reconstructive Surgery Dept. , Veteran’s Hospital Nimitz
Dr. P. K. Spyriounis was born in Thesaloniki . He graduated from High school and went in the Military Medical Corps Academy in 1982. he graduated in 1988 by the Aristotelian University and voluntarily entered the Special Forces 1st Paratroop Regimen as medical officer and 1st Lieutenant, where he served for 2 yrs having participated in the Regiment’s activities and having passed the basic and the advanced paratroop training courses till 1991.
From 1990-1992 was general surgery resident in Military Hospital , 424 ΓΣΝΘ , Thesaloniki
In 1993-1997 he spent 4 yrs in UK doing the plastic surgery specialty at the Northern General Hospital, Sheffield , St James Hospital, Leeds UK , as an SHO initially and as a Registrar the last 2 yrs.(Registrar).
1997 Board certified Plastic Surgeon in Greece ( A grade following oral and written board exams, πρακτικά εξετάσεων Κεντρικού Νος/μείου καθηγητού Μαντινάου).
Μember of Hellenic Society of Plastic- Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery.
Μember of Hellenic Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery
Μember of European Society for Plastic-Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery.
Member of the International Society for Advanced Surgery
1997-1998 Senior Registrar and head of Dept. of Plastic Surgery 424 Military Hospital Thesaloniki.
1998-2003 Attending Consultant in Plastic Surgery Dept. Veteran’s Hospital ΝΙΜΤΣ, Athens
2003-2008 Head of Plastic Surgery Dept. Veteran’s Hospital ΝΙΜΤΣ, Athens.
2009 Retired voluntarily from Medical Corps and full private practice
1. Microsurgery course Northwick Park, London, Οctober 1994
2. International Symposium for breast reconstruction following mastectomy, Μunich, Νοvember 1999.
3. International symposium- hands on dissection course in raising perforator flaps Μunich ,Νοvember 1999
4. Course in functional-aesthetic rhinoplasty Dallas, Northwestern University, USA, Μarch 2000
5. Microsurgical course Timosoara, Romania, Αpril 2000
6. CATFAS seminar in cosmetic surgery of the face, Gent, Βelgium, 21-23 September 200
7. Anatomical stepwise flap dissection course. Prof. K. D. Wolf, Bochum, Germany, 19-22/3/2010
PhD in the National Athens Kapodistria University with theme:
«Designing adipofascial and neurovenocutaneous flaps using Doppler identified perforator arteries for lower limb reconstruction»
It’s a clinical study about covering post-traumatic and post-oncologic lower limb defects with these particular flaps.
The University committee’s evaluation is A.
Αpril 2004– . Visit in Plastic Surgery Unit » Europeo oncologico Institute» via Ripamonti, Milan Italy at prof J Y Petit
Member of Ιnternational Society for Advanced Surgery. Vienna-Austria .
Fellow of EBOPRAS (European Board of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery) following oral and written exams in Βern, Switzerland,24/11/2002.
Scientific work & Publications
Dr. P K Spyriounis has participated and presented more than 55 scientific-clinical presentations in national and international meetings and has published 25 articles in national and international prestigious journals of Plastic surgery through his experience as a Head of Dept. of Plastic Surgery in the NIMTS , Veteran’s Hospital , Athens. More information you will find in his CV or at PDF section and on the web εδώ.